Find the right property with our Buying Agent in Berkshire
Situated on the main crossroads between London and the West Country, Berkshire is one of Britain’s oldest counties. Best known, perhaps for it’s regal Windsor Castle, Berkshire is a popular location for property finders due to its proximity to London, and its pretty rural village locations. Featuring regularly in surveys of the best places to live in the UK, it’s easy to see why.
Popular areas to live in Berkshire
Some of the more popular areas to live in this county include:
Located just outside Reading, and known for its green spaces, riverside appeal and offering a vast array of shops, bars, restaurants, together with excellent schooling.
The village of Sunninghill located off Ascot High Street offers close proximity to the world-famous racecourse. Property prices in Sunninghill are a little higher than the average property prices across Berkshire due to its prestigious neighbourhood and close proximity to Henley and Bray.
Sonning offers homeowners some of the most picturesque to be found in the area with footpaths and bridleways offering excellent walking routes. It’s located close to Henley on Thames and has a wide selection of shops and boutiques, a three-screen cinema, historic theatre, excellent pubs and restaurants.
Cookham, close to the town of Marlow offers families all the benefits of rural country life, and is located well for access to London via the M40 or M4 and to Heathrow Airport, together with excellent schools and restaurants nearby including Fat Duck at Bray.
The ancient market town of Newbury lies on the edge of the Thames Valley, where regular investment over the last thirty years has lent this region prosperity as well as high employment rates and a great standard of living. The area is home to several centres of scientific excellence and Vodafone’s headquarters are based here too.
Property in Berkshire
A wide range of property types are on offer in Berkshire, from traditional village thatched cottages to elegant country houses with land and many high-quality new-builds to suit all tastes.
Schools in Berkshire
There are over 50 independent schools in the county of Berkshire and a large number of state schools. As of March 2022, 23 primary schools in Berkshire were rated as Outstanding by OFSTED so you won’t be short of excellent schooling in the area.
Working with a Buying Agent in Berkshire
Due to the high demand for property in Berkshire, working with a Buying Agent will give you a head start to identify properties that are not advertised on the open market, as well as early access to houses about to come onto the market due to our close network of contacts in the area.
A Buying Agent will do all the legwork for you. Matching your requirements to available properties and making sure that your interests are represented at all stages through the buying process.
Contact our Buying Agent in Berkshire, Stephen Wolfenden on 01386 438414 or contact us.